Acrylic Latex paint on wrought iron

yankelbJune 16, 2005

Most professional painters insist on using oil base paint on wrougt iron. Is there a reason why exterior wrought iron cannot be painted with a high-gloss acrylic latex paint?

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sagemouse

The water in the latex will start the iron to rust. If you use an oil base primer it should work.....Jim

    Bookmark   June 19, 2005 at 12:48AM
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faxmfgco

Hi, bad idea, use a good quality oil base primer and paint.

Bob

    Bookmark   July 23, 2005 at 3:21PM
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